It’s time get political, because a new preview video, a new key visual, and new cast members have all been revealed for How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom, an upcoming TV anime based on the isekai fantasy light novel series written by Dojyomaru and illustrated by Fuyuyuki about a young man who uses modern political theories from Earth when he is summoned to a magical fantasy world and tasked with saving a nation from ruin.
The new cast members include:
- Taiten Kusunoki as Georg Carmine.
- Yui Horie as Excel Walter.
- Jun Fukuyama as Castor Vargas.
- Hisako Kanemoto as Maria Euphoria.
- Yui Ishikawa as Jeanne Euphoria.
- And M・A・O as Roroa Amidonia.
The original How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom light novels are published in Japan by Overlap under their Overlap Bunko imprint. An English language version of the series is available in digital format from J-Novel Club and in print from Seven Seas Entertainment. Seven Seas Entertainment describes the story of the series as follows:
Summoned to another world to slay the mighty beast…of governance!
When the aggressively pragmatic Kazuya Souma is summoned to another world as a hero, he’s not given a quest–he’s given a kingdom to rule. On top of that, he’s betrothed to the previous king’s daughter! To get the country back in order, Souma gathers a group of gifted individuals to his side. Will their impressive talents and his own knack for logistics be enough to get the country on its feet again?
The How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom TV anime is directed by Takashi Watanabe and features animation production by J.C. Staff. The series is scheduled to broadcast in Japan on TOKYO MX, BS11, and other stations beginning in July of 2021.
Copyright notice: © Dojyomaru・Overlap / Genkoku Production Committee
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